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Adams Family Correspondence, Volume 9

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5 January 1790 Adams, Abigail to Cranch, Mary Smith I begin my Letter with the congratulations of the season, to you and all my other Friends & ... 8 January 1790 — 31 January 1790 Adams, Abigail to Tufts, Cotton I have to acknowledge two kind Letters from you which I should sooner have replied to, but ... 17 January 1790 Adams, Abigail to Tufts, Cotton I think our dear state makes full use of the liberty of the press, but they who write for ... 24 January 1790 Adams, Abigail to Cranch, Mary Smith I embrace this opportunity By my Brother to write you a few lines tho it is only to tell you ... 29 January 1790 Adams, Abigail to Storer, Hannah Quincy Lincoln By my son who Sets out in the morning on his return to Boston, I write to thank you for your ... 31 January 1790 Smith, Abigail Adams to Cranch, Lucy I cannot omit so good an opportunity as now Presents to acknowledge the receipt of your kind ... 31 January 1790 Smith, Abigail Adams to Norton, Elizabeth Cranch your letter of December 14th I had the pleasure to receive the last week. and by my Brother ... 9 February 1790 Adams, John to Adams, John Quincy I hope your Anxiety, about your Prospects of future Life, will not be indulged too far. If, ... 10 February 1790 Tufts, Cotton to Adams, Abigail Our Genl Court is now in the Fourth Week of its Session; very little Business of Importance ... 19 February 1790 Adams, John to Adams, John Quincy There is a sett of Scotch Writers that I think deserve your Attention in a very high Degree. ... 20 February 1790 Adams, Abigail to Cranch, Mary Smith I yesterday received a Letter from dr Tufts and an other from Thomas informing me of the ... 28 February 1790 Adams, Abigail to Cranch, Mary Smith on the 17 of this Month cousin William wrote his uncle, that he had carried his cousin Tom ... 28 February 1790 Cranch, Mary Smith to Adams, Abigail I know you Will rejoice to hear that cousin Tom has got comfortable through the Measles. He ... 7 March 1790 Adams, Abigail to Tufts, Cotton I received your Letter inclosing mr joys proposals and I have omitted answering it because I ... 14 March 1790 Shaw, Elizabeth Smith to Adams, Abigail I have a Letter partly written to you which was begun sometime ago, but as a new Seene has ... 15 March 1790 Adams, Abigail to Cranch, Mary Smith I last Evening received your Letter of 28th of Febry which relieved my mind from a great ... 17 March 1790 — 21 March 1790 Palmer, Mary to Adams, Abigail The enclosed will need your utmost candour, but as I am not able to write it over again ... 19 March 1790 Adams, John Quincy to Adams, John I have to acknowledge the receipt of two Letters from you, of the 9th. and of the 19th: of ... 20 March 1790 Leppington, Rebecca to Adams, Abigail Encouraged Madam, by your condescention in answering a letter I not long since took the ... 21 March 1790 Adams, Abigail to Cranch, Mary Smith I was in hopes of hearing from you by last Nights post, as I am solicitious to learn how mrs ... 1 April 1790 Adams, John to Adams, John Quincy I have this morning received your agreable Letter of the 19. Ult. and am pleased with your ... 1 April 1790 Cranch, Mary Smith to Adams, Abigail I last Week receiv'd your Letter date 15th. of March in which you mention writing me three ... 3 April 1790 Adams, Abigail to Cranch, Mary Smith I congratulate you and my dear Neice upon the late happy event in your Family. can you ... 7 April 1790 Adams, John Quincy to Cranch, William As you were somewhat in my debt in the article of Letters, when I left Boston, I expected ... 18 April 1790 Adams, Abigail to Tufts, Cotton Your kind favour of the 5th Instant came safe to Hand. I know our interest at Braintree can ... 18 April 1790 Smith, Abigail Adams to Adams, John Quincy I had the pleasure to receive a letter from my Dear Brother many weeks since, I must ... 21 April 1790 Adams, Abigail to Cranch, Mary Smith I received your two kind Letters of April 1 & 5 I am extreemly sorry to hear that mrs Norten ... 28 April 1790 Adams, Abigail to Cranch, Mary Smith I designd to have written to you by the Monday Post, but I was so very ill on Sunday that I ... 28 April 1790 Adams, John Quincy to Adams, Thomas Boylston I received your short Epistle by Mr: Thomas at Ipswich, where I was then attending the Court ... 8 May 1790 Adams, Abigail to Cranch, Mary Smith I wrote to you ten days ago and informd you that my Family were very sick. I did not then ... 12 May 1790 Washington, Martha to Adams, Abigail Mrs. Washington presents her compliments to Mrs. Adams— She wishes to know how the ... 16 May 1790 — 25 May 1790 Cranch, Mary Smith to Adams, Abigail I last evening receiv'd your Letter without a date but believe it was your last as you ... 30 May 1790 Adams, Abigail to Cranch, Mary Smith your kind Letter of various dates came safe to Hand. I was allarmed at not hearing from you, ... 30 May 1790 Adams, Abigail to Tufts, Cotton I received your kind Letter of May last week I was very sorry to hear that you and your ... 5 June 1790 Adams, John Quincy to Cranch, William Phillips delivered me at Exeter a half sheet of paper from you, I trust I need not say it ... 6 June 1790 — 16 June 1790 Smith, Abigail Adams to Adams, John Quincy your letter my Dear Brother of May 1st I received three or four weeks past—just at the ... 10 June 1790 Cranch, William to Adams, John Quincy Phillips has this moment handed me yours of the 5th. and I now throw by a Qui tam in which I ... 13 June 1790 Adams, Abigail to Cranch, Mary Smith I received your Letter of May 16. and was very happy to find that you were all upon the ... 18 June 1790 Adams, John Quincy to Tufts, Cotton I received a few days since your favour of the 10th: instt. and as there will be a ... 4 July 1790 Adams, Abigail to Cranch, Mary Smith A Memorable day in our calender a Church beloning to the dutch congregation is this day to ... 4 July 1790 Cranch, Mary Smith to Adams, Abigail Mr Cranch has pack'd your things & sent them on Board Captain Barnard I hope they will go ... 11 July 1790 Adams, Abigail to Adams, John Quincy I believe this is your Birth day, may you have many returns of this Period, encreasing in ... 12 July 1790 Adams, John Quincy to Cranch, William I have been wishing to write you, for several weeks past; I intended to have replied to your ... 27 July 1790 Adams, Abigail to Cranch, Mary Smith I received your kind Letter of july 4th the articles sent by captain Barnard all arrived in ... 2 August 1790 Adams, Abigail to Tufts, Cotton Commencment being finish'd some of your cares for my Family will be lesned. I esteem it ... 8 August 1790 Adams, Abigail to Cranch, Mary Smith I have the pleasure to inform you that last Night mrs Smith got to Bed with an other fine ... 9 August 1790 Cranch, Mary Smith to Adams, Abigail It is so long since I have heard from you that I begin to be very uneasy I am the more so as ... 14 August 1790 Adams, John Quincy to Adams, Abigail I received on Commencement day, your obliging favour of the 11th: of last month, and should ... 20 August 1790 Adams, Abigail to Adams, John Quincy I congratulate you upon your having setled yourself thus far, and am pleasd to find you so ... 29 August 1790 Adams, Abigail to Cranch, Mary Smith I last Night received your Letter which I have long expected, dated 9th of August, and thank ... 29 August 1790 Adams, John Quincy to Adams, Abigail I received by Mrs: Atkinson your favour of the 20th: instt: which has added not a little to ... 5 September 1790 Adams, Abigail to Rogers, Abigail Bromfield I Received by judge Cushing your very obliging Letter and am very happy to find that your ... 6 September 1790 Adams, Abigail to Hollis, Thomas Brand You ask, in one of your letters to Mr. Adams, what is become of Mrs. Adams that I do not ... 6 September 1790 Adams, Abigail to Paradise, Lucy Ludwell By mr Knox our old accquaintance who is appointed consul to dublin I embrace the opportunity ... 6 September 1790 Adams, Abigail to Tufts, Cotton Mr Adams received your Letter dated August 31. he sat of that morning after for Philadlphia ... 1 September 1790 — 8 September 1790 Adams, John to Adams, John Quincy I received with great Pleasure your Letter of the 9 of August, inclosing a Receipt from Mr ... 9 September 1790 Adams, Abigail to Adams, John Quincy yesterday mr Howard arrived here and brought me Letters from your Brother Thomas, and one ... 12 September 1790 Adams, Abigail to Adams, John Quincy I received by your Brother on fryday last your kind Letter; he did not get here, oweing to ... 13 September 1790 Adams, John to Adams, John Quincy Since my return from Philadelphia where I have been to get Lodgings, against the meeting of ... 13 September 1790 Adams, John to Adams, John Quincy I wrote you before to day: but I forgot to say Several Things.— Have you ever attended a ... 13 September 1790 Adams, John to Welsh, Thomas I received your Letter, before my Departure for Philadelphia, but had not time to answer it. ... 21 September 1790 Adams, John Quincy to Adams, John I have received within a few days three Letters with which you have favoured me, and shall ... 22 September 1790 — 30 September 1790 Cranch, Mary Smith to Adams, Abigail I beleive cousin Thomas has wanted his Trunk. I hear that Barnard did not sail till last ... 28 September 1790 — 16 October 1790 Shaw, Elizabeth Smith to Adams, Abigail I know your tender sympathetick Heart will join with me, & drop a Tear over a lovely ... 28 September 1790 — 6 October 1790 Tufts, Cotton to Adams, Abigail Yours of the 5th. I recd. the 15t. Inst.1 By Mr. Thomas who has reached You before this Time ... 3 October 1790 Adams, Abigail to Cranch, Mary Smith do you not pitty me my dear sister to be so soon all in a Bustle? and wary of Removing ... 4 October 1790 Adams, John to Adams, John Quincy I have received and read with great Pleasure, your modest Sensible, judicious and discreet ... 10 October 1790 Adams, Abigail to Cranch, Mary Smith I wrote to you last Sunday, and on Wednesday received your kind Letter. we have begun to ... 17 October 1790 Adams, John Quincy to Adams, Abigail I am I believe more than one Letter in your debt; but I feel if possible less inclination ... 19 October 1790 Adams, John Quincy to Adams, John I have a Letter from you which has called forth the few remaining sparks of my attenion to ... 21 October 1790 Adams, Charles to Adams, John Quincy Upon my return from Law Society this evening I found my father in my room with a letter in ... 23 October 1790 Adams, John to Adams, John Quincy The Note from Piemont, I would not have Sued by any means. Hopkins's Pretentions I have no ... 25 October 1790 Adams, Abigail to Cranch, Mary Smith After I had closed my Letter to you this day fortnight, I retired to my chamber, and was ... 7 November 1790 Adams, Abigail to Adams, John Quincy perhaps a few lines from my own Hand may serve to put you more at your ease than an account ... 7 November 1790 Adams, Charles to Adams, John Quincy I received your letter of the 29th Ulto by the last post. The reflections which it raises in ... 20 November 1790 Adams, John Quincy to Adams, Abigail I received with great pleasure, my dear Mamma, your favour of the 7th: instt: which relieved ... 20 November 1790 Adams, John Quincy to Smith, Abigail Adams I have indeed, my dear Sister, been guilty of a neglect, in omitting so long to write to ... 21 November 1790 — 28 November 1790 Adams, Abigail to Smith, Abigail Adams I suppose you wish to hear from me and from your little boy. He is very well, and very ... 4 December 1790 Adams, John to Adams, Charles Although I am much obliged to you for your kind Letter of the Second, and the News and ... 6 December 1790 Shaw, Elizabeth Smith to Adams, Abigail Major Mc Farling has just called upon us, & informed us of his intention of going to ... 12 December 1790 — 14 December 1790 Adams, Abigail to Cranch, Mary Smith I have received your two kind Letters one dated in october the 30 day I think & the 14 of ... 12 December 1790 Cranch, Mary Smith to Adams, Abigail I have been waiting with impatience to hear of your arrival in Philedelphia, your health was ... 13 December 1790 Adams, John to Adams, John Quincy Your Brother Charles arrived on Saturday night from New York and has dissipated some of the ... 14 December 1790 Adams, John Quincy to Adams, Abigail I have just returned from the Post-Office, where I was in hopes of finding Letters from ... 17 December 1790 Adams, John to Smith, Abigail Adams I have not had an opportunity to write you till now, since the departure of your Colonel ... 20 December 1790 Hollis, Thomas Brand to Adams, Abigail A sincere desire to hear of your welfare prompted me to write that I might have the pleasure ... 26 December 1790 Adams, Abigail to Adams, John Quincy I have received two Letters from you, since my arrival in this city. the sickness of your ... 26 December 1790 Adams, Abigail to Smith, Abigail Adams I would tell you that I had an ague in my face, and a violent toothache, which has prevented ... 26 December 1790 Adams, Charles to Adams, John Quincy I fear that my receiving your letters so late may be some disadvantage to you. The ... 30 December 1790 Smith, Abigail Adams to Adams, Abigail I have this moment received your Letter of the 26th and having a Leasure moment I embrace it ... 6 January 1791 Tufts, Cotton to Adams, John We begin to feel the good Effects of our national Government— By the Presidents Speech at ... 7 January 1791 Cranch, Mary Smith to Adams, Abigail What a Succession of troubles have you had to incounter & not one of us to help you through ... 7 January 1791 Smith, Abigail Adams to Adams, John I have received your two Kind letters of Decr 8th and 17th and am much obliged for your good ... 7 January 1791 Tufts, Cotton to Adams, Abigail I am happy to find by Mr. Adam's's Letter of Dec. 14. that You have in a great Measure ... 8 January 1791 Adams, Abigail to Smith, Abigail Adams I received, by Mr. King, your letter of December 30th. I am uneasy if I do not hear from you ... 9 January 1791 Adams, Abigail to Cranch, Mary Smith I received your kind Letter of December 12th with one from my Nephew inclosing 4 Portraits I ... 25 January 1791 Adams, Abigail to Smith, Abigail Adams You must not flatter yourself with the expectation of hearing from Colonel Smith until the ... 25 January 1791 Cranch, Mary Smith to Adams, Abigail I last week receiv'd your kind Letter of the 9th of this month & rejoice to here that you ... 25 January 1791 Washington, Martha to Adams, Abigail Mrs Washington, presents her compliments to Mrs Adams,— if it is agreable to her, to Let ... 6 February 1791 Adams, Abigail to Tufts, Cotton I received your kind Letter of Janry 7th by my son. in replie to the Buisness part, I think ... 7 February 1791 Smith, Abigail Adams to Norton, Elizabeth Cranch I received your kind Letter of 16th of January by Mr Jackson and feel myself particularly ... 8 February 1791 Smith, Abigail Adams to Cranch, Mary Smith your kind attention my Dear Aunt demands an early acknowledgement, you judge very right that ... 14 February 1791 Shaw, Elizabeth Smith to Adams, Abigail By my Sister I have been informed of your Sickness, & of the distressed State of your ... 21 February 1791 Adams, Abigail to Smith, Abigail Adams I received yours of February 13th, and was happy to learn that you and your little ones were ... 23 February 1791 Tufts, Cotton to Adams, Abigail Yours of the 6th. Inst. came safe to hand and just timely enough to counter order the ... 26 February 1791 Magaw, Samuel to Adams, Abigail Having been honored with the Vice Presidents consent to attend the Eulogium in Memory of Dr ... 11 March 1791 Adams, Abigail to Tufts, Cotton I received your kind Letter of the 23 Febry and was happy to learn that our Friends were all ... 12 March 1791 Adams, Abigail to Cranch, Mary Smith I was just going to set down to write to you, when I received your Letter of I am sensible ... 14 March 1791 Adams, John to Smith, William Stephens I shall not entertain you with public affairs, because you will learn the state of them from ... 16 March 1791 Adams, Abigail to Smith, William Stephens Although we have reason to expect, and hope for your speedy return, yet I would not let so ... 17 March 1791 Adams, Thomas Boylston to Shaw, Elizabeth Smith A few days since I received your kind letter of Febry: 18th: and its being handed by a ... 20 March 1791 Adams, Abigail to Shaw, Elizabeth Smith I received, by Dr. W——, your kind letter of February 14th. He was very punctual to his ... 2 April 1791 Adams, John Quincy to Adams, Thomas Boylston I have just received your favour of the 22d: instt: thanks you know are “the exchequer of ... 18 April 1791 Adams, Abigail to Adams, John Quincy owing to an accident your Letter of April 1t did not reach us till the 14th I have got the ... 18 April 1791 Adams, Abigail to Cranch, Mary Smith This day fortnight the 2 of May we propose to set out on our journey to Braintree. it will ... 20 April 1791 Adams, John Quincy to Adams, Thomas Boylston I received by the last Post your short favour, inclosing a much longer one to Quincy which I ... 12 May 1791 Adams, Abigail to Adams, John Quincy we have reachd this place this day, but whether I shall be able to travel tomorrow is ... 30 May 1791 Washington, Martha to Adams, Abigail I had the pleasure to hear of you several times while you was on your journey by persons who ... 19 June 1791 Adams, John to Smith, William Stephens Give me leave to congratulate you and my daughter, as well as your venerable Mother, and her ... 24 June 1791 Shaw, Elizabeth Smith to Adams, Abigail As I am exceedingly grieved when I hear of the Indisposition of any of my Friends, so am I ... 25 June 1791 Adams, Abigail to Washington, Martha I was honourd with your much esteemed favour on the 15 of this month. the state of my ... 4 August 1791 Adams, Thomas Boylston to Cranch, William Either write upon larger paper, or give an outside cover to your letters, for in the act of ... 5 August 1791 Smith, William Stephens to Adams, John I should have long before this answered your affectionate Letter of Congratulation on my ... 17 August 1791 Adams, John Quincy to Cranch, William I received almost a fortnight since your favour of July 23d: and should have answered it ... 23 August 1791 Adams, Thomas Boylston to Cranch, William I have somewhere heard an observation of this kind, “that a person should not be too anxious ... 4 September 1791 Adams, Thomas Boylston to Cranch, William Influenced by the same principle as when I last wrote, viz. That of discharging a debt ... 4 September 1791 Washington, Martha to Adams, Abigail Your frindly letter of the 29th of June—I should not have suffered to remain so long ... 9 October 1791 Adams, Abigail to Adams, John Quincy I had not time to write to you before I left Braintree I was in so much trouble for your ... 16 October 1791 Cranch, Mary Smith to Adams, Abigail I wrote you last Sunday by Doctor Welsh & your son who were here & sent it to new-york where ... 17 October 1791 Adams, Abigail to Cranch, Mary Smith I arrived here last Night. my first inquiry was for a Letter from you, which I was happy ... 21 October 1791 Smith, William Stephens to Adams, John The information I gave you relative to Mr. Hammonds official Character at the moment of your ... 28 October 1791 Adams, John Quincy to Adams, Thomas Boylston I received your favour of the 17th: instt: from New-York, and am happy to hear you had got ... 30 October 1791 Adams, Abigail to Cranch, Mary Smith I wrote to you upon my journey whilst I was at Brookfield the sunday after I left you and ... 3 December 1791 Adams, John Quincy to Adams, Thomas Boylston I received last week your favour of the 17th: of last month, and found in it none of that ... 10 December 1791 Smith, Abigail Adams to Adams, Abigail I received last Evening your Letter of the 3d inst— I began to think you had almost ... 11 December 1791 Cranch, Mary Smith to Adams, Abigail I again take my pen to write to my dear sister tis a long time I know you think since you ... 18 December 1791 Adams, Abigail to Cranch, Mary Smith I wrote to you on the 27 of Novbr but company comeing in call'd me from my pen, and I have ... 18 December 1791 Adams, Abigail to Tufts, Cotton Tis more than two months since I left you yet I have neither written a word to you or heard ... 23 January 1792 Adams, Thomas Boylston to Cranch, William The kind of silence which we have observed toward each other since I left Massachusetts, is ... 28 January 1792 Adams, Thomas Boylston to Cranch, William This day week I put a letter into the Post Office for you under cover to my Brother JQA. and ... 1 February 1792 Adams, John Quincy to Adams, Thomas Boylston I have been for more than three weeks indebted to you for two very agreeable Letters, which ... 1 February 1792 Cranch, Richard to Adams, John I have lately received a Letter from my worthy Friend and Nephew Mr. William Bond of ... 5 February 1792 Adams, Abigail to Adams, John Quincy Tis a very long time since I wrote to you, or heard from you I have been more engaged in ... 5 February 1792 Adams, Abigail to Cranch, Mary Smith I received your kind Letter of decbr and sincerely congratulate you and my Neice upon the ... 13 February 1792 Adams, John to Adams, Charles Your Letter of the 9th, gave me great Pleasure as it discovers a curiosity that is laudable ... 15 February 1792 Adams, John to Adams, John Quincy Your Letter of the 4th, has given me as much Pain by opening the Sceenes of Ambition in your ... 19 February 1792 Adams, John to Adams, Charles I wish you to take of Berry and Rogers as handsome a set of my Defence as you can find and ... 8 March 1792 Smith, Abigail Adams to Adams, John Quincy it has been oweing to the multiplicity of business that I have had upon my hands for a ... 10 March 1792 Adams, John to Smith, Abigail Adams Your kind letter of the fourth of this month is before me. I have frequently desired your ... 11 March 1791 Smith, Abigail Adams to Adams, Abigail I received your Letter of March 7th my Dear Mamma and was very happy to find you so far ... 18 March 1792 Smith, Louisa Catharine to Cranch, Mary Smith Excuse my intrudeing upon you a moment with a recital of a line from your Niece, Who is ... 20 March 1792 — 21 March 1792 Adams, Abigail to Cranch, Mary Smith I have obliged Louissa, much against her judgment, to give me a pen Ink and paper, that I ... 25 March 1792 — 29 March 1792 Adams, Abigail to Cranch, Mary Smith I received your kind Letter of march eleventh yesterday. I wrote to you last week which was ... 27 March 1792 Smith, Abigail Adams to Adams, Abigail I this day received your Letter of the 23d inst and was rejoiced once more to see your own ... 8 April 1792 Cranch, Mary Smith to Adams, Abigail I last Week receiv'd your Letter of the 20th & 21d of March with cousin Louisias giving me ... 20 April 1792 Adams, Abigail to Cranch, Mary Smith I have just received your kind Letter as I was about to write to you to inform you that we ... 22 April 1792 Adams, Charles to Adams, Abigail The pamphlet you have been so kind as to send me has met with much approbation here. The ... 29 April 1792 Adams, Abigail to Cranch, Mary Smith I left Philadelphia on twesday Noon the 24 of April. my first stage was only twenty miles. I ... 7 May 1792 Smith, Abigail Adams to Adams, John the Letter which I had the pleasure to receive from you before I left New York I had not ... 13 May 1792 Adams, Thomas Boylston to Adams, John Those Letters which I was directed to Copy and deliver to Mr. Cary for insertion in his ... 14 May 1792 Adams, Thomas Boylston to Adams, Abigail I received your kind letter of the 6th: this Evening, and feel happy that you advanced so ... 27 May 1792 Adams, Thomas Boylston to Adams, Abigail By one of the Newspapers I had the satisfaction to hear of your arrival at Boston, & have ... 24 June 1792 Adams, Charles to Adams, Abigail I have put off writing to you from post to post in hopes of hearing from some of the family ... 3 July 1792 Smith, Abigail Adams to Adams, John Quincy I had the pleasure to receive your kind Letter of the 18th of May by Barnard and was much ... 17 July 1792 — 18 July 1792 Adams, Thomas Boylston to Adams, Abigail I have just taken your letter from the Office and, as Briesler has not according to ... 15 August 1792 Adams, Charles to Adams, Abigail After a very fatiguing and a very anxious jaunt, I have returned from Albany with my ... 16 August 1792 Adams, Thomas Boylston to Adams, John In my last Letter I promised to transmit the Result of the Town meetings which have been ... 20 August 1792 Adams, Charles to Adams, John I have this day opened an office in Hanover square. The situation is as eligible as any in ... 26 August 1792 Shaw, Elizabeth Smith to Adams, Abigail I hope you will not think me criminally negligent in not particularly addressing myself to ... 2 September 1792 Adams, John Quincy to Adams, Thomas Boylston I believe I am in arrears with you, for two or three Letters, which is owing in some measure ... 13 September 1792 — 29 September 1792 Smith, Abigail Adams to Adams, Abigail It has been a subject of no small disappointment to me, not having received but one letter ... 14 September 1792 Adams, Abigail to Adams, John Quincy As we have some skitish persons in the Family who are apprehensive of the small pox, and of ... 19 September 1792 Adams, John Quincy to Adams, Abigail I wrote to my brother Thomas more than a fortnight ago, respecting the warrant, & requesting ... 5 October 1792 Smith, William Stephens to Adams, John Mr. Bond delivered your Letter of the 20th. of april I should have answered it sooner, but I ... 8 October 1792 Adams, Charles to Adams, Abigail It is a long time since I have heard from you although I have not omitted writing. I hope it ... 12 October 1792 Adams, John to Adams, Charles I congratulate you on your Admission to the Bar and your taking Possession of an Office in ... 17 October 1792 Adams, Thomas Boylston to Adams, Abigail I have not received any letters from you, for a considerable time, and I experience the same ... 29 October 1792 Adams, John to Smith, Abigail Adams I received with great pleasure your kind letter from Dover, and rejoiced in your safe ... 30 October 1792 Adams, Thomas Boylston to Adams, John Your kind favor of the 11th: reached me some time since. The reasons you assign for delaying ... 2 November 1792 Adams, Thomas Boylston to Adams, Abigail I have received your favor of the 21st: and as I want a little private conversation with ... 3 November 1792 Adams, Abigail to Smith, Abigail Adams Mrs Jeffry sails in Captain Scott and is so good as to say that she will take Letters to you.... 3 November 1792 Otis, Mary Smith Gray to Adams, Abigail It was my intention to have written to you earlier after my return than this, but have found ... 15 November 1792 Adams, Abigail to Welsh, Thomas I inclose to you a memorandum which I received from Mrs Smith, the Receit given you for the ... 15 November 1792 — 30 November 1792 Adams, Abigail to Copley, Susanna Clarke I was not a little Surprizd at receiving intelligence through mrs smith soon after her ... 24 November 1792 Adams, John to Adams, Abigail The Weather has been so disagreable and the Roads so bad, that I have not been able to ... 26 November 1792 Adams, Abigail to Adams, John Such has been the weather Since you left me, that I cannot form any accurate judgment where ... 2 December 1792 Adams, John to Adams, Abigail At Hartford, finding the Roads obstructed with Such Banks of Snow, as were impassable with ... 4 December 1792 Adams, Abigail to Adams, John I was very happy to receive on thanksgiving day the 29 of Novbr. your Letter dated Hartford. ... 5 December 1792 Adams, John to Adams, Abigail last night I arrived at Philadelphia in tolerable Health and found our Friends all well. I ... 5 December 1792 Adams, John to Adams, John Quincy at 9 last night I arriv'd and this Morning have taken my Seat from whence I write this. I ... 5 December 1792 — 31 December 1792 Adams, Charles to Adams, Abigail Some years since you was so kind as to purchase for your children a certain tract of Land in ... 7 December 1792 Adams, John to Adams, Abigail I am lodged at Mr Otis's and am personally well accommodated: but I am So little pleased ... 8 December 1792 Adams, Charles to Adams, John I had yesterday the honor of receiving your kind letter of the fifth. Our electors have ... 8 December 1792 Adams, John to Adams, Abigail Dr Blair has resigned and Dr Green is our Chaplain, but Miss Blair is married to Mr ... 8 December 1792 Adams, John Quincy to Adams, John Our Electors met in this town on Wednesday last, and their Votes for President and ... 9 December 1792 Adams, John to Adams, John Quincy This Letter will be delivered you, by Mr Roberdeau a Son of General Roberdeau my ancient ... 10 December 1792 Adams, John to Adams, Abigail Your Account of our little domestic affairs and the Arrangements of the Farm, was very ... 11 December 1792 — 12 December 1792 Adams, Thomas Boylston to Adams, Abigail It is just a week since I had the pleasure of receiving a visit from my Father at 8 oClock ... 15 December 1792 — 31 December 1792 Adams, Thomas Boylston to Cranch, William I have for some time past had it in contemplation to take my pen & devote its impressions to ... 16 December 1792 Adams, John Quincy to Adams, John I received last evening your favour of the 5th: instant— The votes of the Electors in ... 19 December 1792 Adams, John to Adams, Abigail Your favour of the 4th. arrived by Yesterdays post. The Votes on the important day you ... 19 December 1792 Adams, John to Adams, Charles I have recd from you one Letter and no more Since I left N. York. Your Electors appear like ... 23 December 1792 Adams, Abigail to Adams, John I congratulate my Country upon the uninimnity exhibited in the Nine states whose votes are ... 25 December 1792 Adams, Abigail to Adams, John Quincy Prince will bring this to you; the inclosed Letters I wish you to direct, the thin Paper, to ... 26 December 1792 Adams, Charles to Adams, John I am very sorry that Mr Bull has been so very dilatory that I received the horses but a day ... 26 December 1792 Adams, John to Adams, John Quincy I recd by the last post your favour of the 16. The Votes from New Hampshire to Maryland ... 28 December 1792 Adams, John to Adams, Abigail Your Friends who are numerous enquire continually after your health and my answer is that ... 29 December 1792 Adams, Abigail to Adams, John I received your two kind favours of 7th & 12 of this Month. I have written to you regularly ... 31 December 1792 Shaw, Elizabeth Smith to Adams, Abigail I wish I could be satisfied, & know what is my duty towards my William, & Abigail, I could ... 1 January 1793 Adams, John to Adams, Charles on the Commencement of the new Year I wish you health, honour, Profit and Pleasure through ... 2 January 1793 Adams, Abigail to Adams, John our son brought me your favour of the 19 december on sunday last, by which I find that the ... 2 January 1793 Adams, John to Adams, Abigail Our Antifœderal Scribblers are so fond of Rotations that they Seem disposed to remove their ... 2 January 1793 Adams, John to Adams, John Quincy I am again entertained by your kind Letter of the 22. Ult. The Intrigues of Mr Clinton Mr ... 5 January 1793 Adams, Charles to Adams, John I yesterday received your affectionate letter of the first instant. In return for your kind ... 7 January 1793 Adams, Abigail to Adams, John I received your Letter by mr Roberdeau who with our son and young mr Quincy came out and ... 8 January 1793 Adams, Thomas Boylston to Adams, Abigail I am somewhat surprized by the information given in your letter of the 23d: Decr: viz. that ... 9 January 1793 Adams, John to Adams, Abigail In your Letter of Decr 23d you Say “Faxon wants Money to buy, three Cows and four young ... 14 January 1793 Adams, John to Adams, Abigail This day I recd yours of the 2d.— I have recd all the Votes from all the States. it is known ... 22 January 1793 Adams, Abigail to Adams, John I received your kind favours of Ja’nry 8 & 9th and on saturday a Letter from our daughter I ... 24 January 1793 Adams, John to Adams, Abigail Our good Friend General Lincoln gave me this morning your favour of the 7th which ... 27 January 1793 Adams, John to Adams, Abigail I was not a little Surprized, a few days ago at receiving a Letter from Dr Hutchinson as ... 27 January 1793 Adams, John to Adams, John Quincy Although your modesty would not inform Us, of your commencement as a Faneuil Hall Orator, it ... 31 January 1793 Adams, Charles to Adams, John I received your favor of the 29th yesterday I had sold the horses the day before for £70:. ... 31 January 1793 Adams, John to Adams, Abigail I have, this minute recd your favour of the 22d. The Report of the Presidents Resignation is ... 1 February 1793 Adams, Abigail to Adams, John your last date, as yet received, was the 14 of Jan’ry, I may have Letters in Town; but as ... 3 February 1793 Adams, John to Adams, Abigail General Lincoln setts out Tomorrow, and I should not dare to let him go without a Love ... 9 February 1793 Adams, Abigail to Adams, John I received your kind favour of the 24th of Jan’ry together with the News papers. the ... 9 February 1793 Smith, Abigail Adams to Adams, Abigail It is with very great pleasure that I address you, my dear mamma, from this place again. You ... 10 February 1793 Adams, Abigail to Smith, Abigail Adams I received yesterday by way of Nyork your kind Letter of two dates october 28 & Novbr 8th a ... 10 February 1793 Adams, John Quincy to Adams, John As I was going to meeting this afternoon a Gentleman met me in the street, and desired me to ... 16 February 1793 — 18 February 1793 Adams, Abigail to Adams, John I received your kind Letters of Janry 28 & 30th I well recollect receiving a Letter from mr ... 17 February 1793 Adams, John to Adams, Abigail We have had Such falls of Snow and rain that I Suppose the Mail has been retarded and I have ... 17 February 1793 Adams, John to Adams, Charles I have not answered your favour of 31. of Jan. nor that which announced the Arrival of your ... 19 February 1793 — 20 February 1793 Adams, Charles to Adams, John I have this moment received your kind favor of the 17th. I am not ignorant that dayly abuse ... 19 February 1793 Adams, John to Adams, John Quincy I have great Satisfaction in your Letter of the 10th. The Breaking of the Bubble of Banks ... 22 February 1793 Adams, Abigail to Adams, John my Last Letter was written to you in Bed I write this from my chair, my fever is leaving me ... 27 February 1793 Adams, John to Adams, Abigail I am so anxious for your health, Since you inform'd me of the return of your Intermittent, ... 28 February 1793 Adams, Abigail to Smith, Abigail Adams I wrote to you by your brother making a proposal to you which you might not consider me in ... 2 March 1793 Adams, John to Adams, Abigail Your Letter from your Sick Chamber if not from your Sick bed, has made me so uneasy that I ... 2 March 1793 Adams, Thomas Boylston to Adams, Abigail I am grieved to hear of the fresh return of your old persecuter the Ague; I had flattered ... 18 March 1793 Adams, John to Adams, Charles I had the Pleasure of receiving your favour of the 1st. on Saturday night: by your Brother, ... 7 April 1793 Adams, Thomas Boylston to Adams, John I am requested by Mr: Dobson to enquire of you what disposition you desire to be made of ... 21 April 1793 Shaw, Elizabeth Smith to Cranch, Mary Smith I have been exceedingly grieved at hearing of our dear Sister Adams's Illness— She was so ... 5 May 1793 Adams, Thomas Boylston to Adams, Abigail Your last letter to me is dated the 18th: of March, since which time I have not heared a ... 10 May 1793 Adams, Charles to Adams, John It is sometime since I have written to you but still longer since I have had a line from my ... 21 May 1793 Adams, Thomas Boylston to Adams, Abigail Your kind letter of the 12 has reached me, in complyance with Mr Brieslers request I enclose ... 29 May 1793 Adams, Charles to Adams, John It is with great pleasure I hear that my brother is appointed to speak the town Oration, on ... 5 June 1793 Adams, John to Adams, Charles I thank you for your, agreable Letter of the 29. Ult. Your Brother is destined to be ... 9 June 1793 Adams, Thomas Boylston to Adams, John I have procured the Warrant from the Treasury for the payment of D 1250. and taken two ... 11 June 1793 Shaw, Elizabeth Smith to Adams, Abigail I am extremely sorry to hear, that you have had another attack of your ague, since Cousin ... 23 June 1793 Adams, John Quincy to Adams, Thomas Boylston I have received your Letter containing the orders upon the branch bank, and also that with ... 20 July 1793 Adams, Thomas Boylston to Cranch, William I have only two or three minutes at present to devote to the purpose of answering a long & ... 29 July 1793 Adams, Charles to Adams, John Quincy I received the copies of your Oration by Mr Atkinson for which I give you my own and the ... 10 August 1793 Adams, Thomas Boylston to Adams, Abigail I ought to have written you from New-York, of my safe arrival there in little more than ... 25 August 1793 Adams, Charles to Adams, John By Colonel Smith who setts out for Boston tomorrow I have the pleasure of addressing a few ... 9 October 1793 Adams, Thomas Boylston to Adams, John After repeated, tho’ unsuccessful attempts to procure the letters, which I was informed by ... 12 October 1793 Smith, Abigail Adams to Smith, Hannah Carter I have executed your commission but not exactly conformable to your request— the muslin like ... 20 October 1793 Adams, Thomas Boylston to Adams, Abigail I am happy in having it in my power to give you more favorable accounts respecting the Fever ... 3 November 1793 Adams, Thomas Boylston to Adams, Abigail Since my Brother informed me of the miscarriage of some of my letters, I am determined to ... 17 November 1793 Adams, Thomas Boylston to Adams, Abigail Your favor of the 28th: Octr: has been received, & as I omited writing by the last Post, I ... 20 November 1793 Adams, John Quincy to Adams, Thomas Boylston Your father will be the bearer of this Letter, and probably will find you at Philadelphia, ... 24 November 1793 Adams, John to Adams, Abigail We have had an agreable Journey to this Town, have been to Meeting all Day and heard two ... 24 November 1793 Adams, Thomas Boylston to Adams, Abigail I have now been in the City since the 19th: and am happily able to give you the fullest ... 27 November 1793 Storer, Hannah Quincy Lincoln to Adams, Abigail Had you My respected friend join'd the Small, tho’ social Circle the last Thursday, it would ... 28 November 1793 Adams, Abigail to Adams, John My early rising still continues, and I am writing by candle light. it is a week this day ... 28 November 1793 Adams, John to Adams, Abigail I arrived here Yesterday, and had the Pleasure to dine with our Children and The Baron: All ... 1 December 1793 Adams, John to Adams, Abigail We may ever remember The Thirtieth of November because it was the Day on which We were ... 5 December 1793 Adams, John to Adams, Abigail I wrote you from Hartford, New York and once from Philadelphia: but have not yet had the ... 6 December 1793 Adams, Charles to Adams, John The very interesting situation of our Country at present cannot fail to call forth the ... 9 December 1793 Adams, Thomas Boylston to Adams, Abigail I believe you are indebted to me for a letter or two, but as your late loss has been my ... 12 December 1793 Adams, John to Adams, Abigail This Day having been devoted to Thanksgiving by the Governor of Pensilvania, Congress have ... 14 December 1793 Adams, Abigail to Adams, John I hope this days post will bring me a Letter from you at Philadelphia, and that I shall hear ... 14 December 1793 Adams, John to Adams, John Quincy Congress have recd from the President all the Negotiations with France and England as well ... 14 December 1793 Adams, John to Smith, Abigail Adams I thank you for your kind letter of the tenth of this month. ... 15 December 1793 Adams, John to Adams, Abigail Having taken a cold which makes it inconvenient to go out this morning I cannot employ ... 16 December 1793 Adams, John to Adams, Charles The Revolution in France is commonly Said to be without Example in the History of Mankind: ... 19 December 1793 Adams, Charles to Adams, John I received your favour of the 16th yesterday. I am sorry that from what I said in my last to ... 19 December 1793 Adams, John to Adams, Abigail Mrs Otis arrived with her little Rosignal, in good health and Spirits the night before last, ... 20 December 1793 Adams, Abigail to Adams, John I have to acknowledge your two kind Letters one of the first the other of the 5th of ... 20 December 1793 Adams, John to Adams, Abigail This Morning I returned Mr Genets’ Visit. The Conversation was confined to Some Inquiries I ... 22 December 1793 Adams, John to Adams, Abigail I went this morning to Dr Greens and this afternoon to St. Pauls where I heard Dr Magaw: but ... 23 December 1793 Adams, John to Adams, Charles The Papers, furnish Us this Evening with more flowers of Jacobinical Rhetorick from New York.... 26 December 1793 Adams, John to Adams, Abigail I have enough to do to write Apologies in Answer to Invitations to dinner and to Tea ... 28 December 1793 Adams, Abigail to Adams, John The weather is so extreemly cold that my Ink almost freezes whilst I write, yet I would not ... 29 December 1793 Shaw, Elizabeth Smith to Adams, Abigail It is a long time since I have written to you, or received a Line from either of my much ... 30 December 1793 Adams, Abigail to Adams, John Quincy I inclose to you your Brothers Letter I should have Sent for you last saturday but I ... 30 December 1793 Adams, Charles to Adams, John The effusions of our Jacobin spirit had been smothered if some evil minded person in ... 30 December 1793 Adams, John to Adams, Abigail This morning I received your favour of the 20th. The House I am in was aired and Smoked with ... 31 December 1793 Adams, Abigail to Adams, John Your two kind Letters of the 19 & 20th reachd me on the 28th they are my saturday evenings ...